At one time one of Wales' most popular destinations, with thousands of miners and their families visiting this large sandy beach, Aberavon beach is now one of Wales forgotten gems.
With great views over to the Mumbles and the Gower, large sand-dunes at the North West end of the beach, and the long promenade, Aberavon beach offers a great short and leisurely ride that can be combined with some traditional beach games.
We have taken all responsible steps to ensure that these routes are safe and achievable by people with a reasonable level of fitness. However, all outdoor activities involve a degree of risk. To the extent permitted by law, Sustrans accepts no responsibility for any accidents or injury resulting from following these routes. Walking and cycling routes change over time. Weather conditions may also affect path surfaces. Please use your own judgement when using the routes based upon the weather and the ability, experience and confidence levels of those in your group.